Designers consistently speak of steels cost effectiveness compared to concrete or other alternatives, its flexibility, the potential for accepting late design changes in a fast moving development market, a host of sustainability benefits, and the fast construction programmes made possible only because of offsite fabrication, and quick, safe, erection.

Many projects on congested inner city sites are barley conceivable these days without using steel as the framing solution.

New Steel Construction Magazine   – Nick Barrett – Editor – February 2016